Colin and Eamon Farrell
Actor and sex symbol Colin Farrell is expected to fly into Ireland from Los Angeles to celebrate his gay brother’s wedding.
Eamon Farrell reportedly already married artist Steve Mannion in Canada earlier this year, with Colin as his best man, because same-sex marriage in not yet legal in Ireland.
Eamon, however, has planned to mark the union in his home country with a “wedding blessing” ceremony next weekend.
The event will be followed by a night out at trendy Dublin hotspot Krystle nightclub. Colin and Eamon will be joined by mother Rita and sisters Claudine and Catherine.
A civil partnership bill in under consideration by Ireland’s national parliament and, if passed, will provide for civil partnerships for same-sex couples but not full civil marriage rights.